- According to reports in Italy, Zenit St. Petersburg offered €25 million to Internacional for the forward Leandro Damião, and is now waiting for their answer. Napoli is also interested in the Brazilian as a replacement for Edinson Cavani.
- Portuguese media reports the Benfica’s attacking midfielder, Eduardo Salvio, is wanted by both Manchester United and Manchester City. The report in O Jogo claims the starting price for the player was set on €40 million.
Juventus is not interested in selling the Chilean player, who extended his contract with the club just a few weeks ago
- According to Marke Real Madrid’s negotiation team has reached an agreement with Gareth Bale for a 6 year contract, in which the player gets €10 million per season. Now the blancos will try to re-open negotiations with Tottenham’s chairman Daniel Levy, who strongly refuses letting the player go.
- Reports in Europe claim that Real Madrid are not giving up on Arturo Vidal as well, and has already made Juventus an offer of €50 million for him. Juventus however is not interested in selling the Chilean player, who extended his contract with the club just a few weeks ago, at the moment.
- Fabio Borini’s agent announced the player wants only to play in Liverpool, which doesn’t seem to bother reports of Lazio’s interest in him.
- More from Liverpool: Coach Brendan Rodgers admitted he wants a new left-wing defender. Spanish reports claim that player is non-other than Valencia’s defender Aly Cissokho.
- Fiorentina is increasing efforts of closing Palermo’s player Josip Ili?i? transfer deal. Italian reports estimate the deal will be signed as early as this week.
- Carlton Cole is reportedly on Crystal Palace’s sights, now that they have returned to the Premier League. A few Turkish clubs are also interested in the English forward.
Done Transfer Deals:
- Marvin Bakalorz, the German midfielder, who did not find his place in Borussia Dortmund, was sold to Eintracht Frankfurt for €75,000.
- Liverpool loaned 20 year old midfielder Conor Coady, who is also Englands U20 team captain, to Sheffield United.
- The Argentinian midfielder Cristian Chávez signed with Greek PAS Giannina now that his contract with Napoli is over.
- Atlético Madrid loaned the promising young midfielder Saúl to Rayo Vallecano for one season, after which he will return to play with the Colchoneros.
- Dynamo Kyiv loaned midfielder Facundo Bertoglio to Evian, with an option to buy at the end of the season.
- 6 Months after buying Afriyie Acquah for €2 million from Palermo, Hoffenheim loans the player to Parma.